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Weaving modern cloth with Victorian looms

14 February 2014 Last updated at 00:22 GMT

When Daniel Harris rescued a rusting loom from an old barn in rural Wales, it led to the creation of London's first micro-mill.

Established in 2011, the London Cloth Company uses traditional weaving techniques and a range of equipment dating all the way back to the 1870s.

Three years on, the company supplies woven cloth to a growing number of designers, companies and individuals.

BBC News went to see Daniel Harris at work and hear more about why he looked back to the 19th century for inspiration.

Video Journalist: Susannah Reid

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